Found May 06, 2012 on On the Duck Pond:
If you had asked me if I thought it was possible for the Los Angeles Kings to pull off a sweep of the St. Louis Blues, I would have said absolutely not.  Possible, but virtually impossible.  Sweeps are not easy to come by.  Most teams at least put up somewhat of a fight and get a game in.  The Blues did not even whimper.  At times, they virtually handed it to the Kings by taking dumb penalties and making it more difficult on themselves.  So the Kings have now defeated last year's Western Conference winners (the Vancouver Canucks) in five games and the team that placed second in the Conference this year in four games.  Kings fans are ecstatic.  The Staples Center owners are ambivalent.  Sure, you get at least one more round of games with fans pouring into your building paying lots of money on concessions and parking.  On the other hand, you have to continue to juggle not one, not two, but three teams sharing the building for playoffs.  Given the financial playoff of Lakers, Clipp...
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